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October 6, 2021

Gallery Tour: A Few of Our Favorite Things

Wednesday, October 6, 2021
1–2 pm

Meet in the Rubin Lobby, 1st Floor

Join one of our A.R.T. Guides for a free tour through our galleries. Our guides will share a few of their favorite artworks and explore what makes the Brooklyn Museum so unique. Free with Museum admission. All visitors 12 and older must show proof of vaccination and a valid I.D. Masks are required regardless of vaccination status.

Pop-Up Talks: Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

Wednesday, October 6, 2021
2–3 pm

Beaux-Arts Court, 3rd Floor

Learn more about key artworks in the exhibition Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams during these short talks led by our A.R.T. Guides. Each conversation is repeated every 15 minutes. Free with exhibition admission. All visitors 12 and older must show proof of vaccination and a valid I.D. Masks are required regardless of vaccination status.

Pop-Up Talks

Wednesday, October 6, 2021
3–4 pm

Check at Admissions for Locations

Learn more about key artworks throughout the Museum during these short talks led by our A.R.T. Guides. Each conversation is repeated every 15 minutes. Free with exhibition admission. All visitors 12 and older must show proof of vaccination and a valid I.D. Masks are required regardless of vaccination status.

Amy Sherald (American, born 1973). Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama, 2018. Oil on linen, 72 1/8 × 60 1/8 in. (183.2 × 152.7 cm). National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. The National Portrait Gallery is grateful to the following lead donors for their support of the Obama portraits: Kate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg, Judith Kern and Kent Whealy, and Tommie L. Pegues and Donald A. Capoccia. (Photo: Courtesy of the National Portrait Gallery)

Poetry Reading: Supa Dupa Fresh

Wednesday, October 6, 2021
6–9 pm

Biergarten and Morris A. and Meyer Schapiro Wing

Enjoy a signature drink in our Biergarten and poetry readings in The Obama Portraits Tour in this special edition of Supa Dupa Fresh, a monthly reading series hosted by our friends at Prospect Heights bar Ode to Babel.

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<p>Amy Sherald: Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama</p>

Amy Sherald (American, born 1973). Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama, 2018. Oil on linen, 721/8 × 601/8 in. (183.2 × 152.7 cm). National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. The National Portrait Gallery is grateful to the following lead donors for their support of the Obama portraits: Kate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg, Judith Kern and Kent Whealy, and Tommie L. Pegues and Donald A. Capoccia. (Photo: Courtesy of the National Portrait Gallery)

Private Curator-Led Tour: The Obama Portraits

Wednesday, October 6, 2021
6–7 pm

Morris A. and Meyer Schapiro Wing, 4th Floor

Join us for a private after-hours tour of The Obama Portraits.

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